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IrelandOff-duty garda assaulted after confronting burglary gang in Dublin

08:40  10 september  2019
08:40  10 september  2019 Source:   thejournal.ie

Appeal for witnesses after shots fired at garda patrol van in north Dublin

Appeal for witnesses after shots fired at garda patrol van in north Dublin Neither of the uniformed gardaí in the van at the time were injured.

The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission has launched an investigation into the incident. But he was confronted by two men who were inside the car, with his weapon going off during a A spokesman said: “GSOC is seeking witnesses to an incident in the Portobello area of Dublin .

A 34-year-old off - duty garda has been convicted of assaulting two women in Nenagh on 6 March last year. Brian Hanrahan of Dublin Road, Nenagh, had denied assaulting the two women after they gave him a lift in the early hours of that morning.

Off-duty garda assaulted after confronting burglary gang in Dublin © Shutterstock File photo.

AN OFF-DUTY garda was assaulted by three men at the weekend after he intervened in a suspected burglary attempt.

The 27-year-old garda was travelling home from his shift at around 5pm on Saturday when he noticed three men acting suspiciously at Glenalbyn Road in Stillorgan, Dublin.

A garda spokesperson said the officer “blocked their path with his motorcycle after identifying himself as a garda”.

The three men got into their vehicle and drove it at the garda, injuring him. It is understood the men also assaulted the garda before fleeing the scene.

The officer was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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An investigation is under way after an off - duty garda was stabbed in Dublin . The officer was attacked on the Phibsborough Road at 2.30am on Sunday morning. He was taken to the Mater Hospital for treatment and has since been discharged. Gardaí say no arrests have been made.

A man has been taken to hospital with injuries after an aggravated burglary at a house in Dublin today. Gardaí have sealed off the house for technical examination. Gardaí have not made any arrests so far in relation to the incident. The exact number of men involved in the break-in is unknown.

The garda spokesperson said no arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

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